Did you know – grants are available for free hearing aids?
There are three ways to obtain full funding for premium specification digital hearing aids (and accessories):
- Access to Work – to assist hearing disability in employment
- Disabled Student Allowance – to assist hearing disability whilst studying
- Veterans Hearing Fund – for those who have served the UK armed forces
The National Health Service also provide a route to obtaining free hearing aids – but not premium level and generally only one make and model for all patients; and not accessories.
Other ways to make huge savings
Did you know you can put your hearing aids through as business expenses?
Save 40% on your hearing aids if in the higher earning tax bracket
Save a further 10% (approximately) on VAT (if VAT registered) – hearing aids already being partially exempt
Also, wireless streaming hearing aid accessories can be bought VAT free
One more thing… Discount Rail Fares – Save 30%!
Hearing loss is a disability, and you are entitled to a disabled rail card.